blandishment

noun blan·dish·ment \ -dish-mənt \
Updated on: 13 Apr 2018

Definition of blandishment

: something that tends to coax or cajole : allurement often used in plural
  • … refuses to yield to their blandishments
  • —Irving Babbitt

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